Thank you for your interest in PRSA Charlotte, one of the nation's fastest-growing and active PRSA chapters. Membership in PRSA offers public relations professionals unparalleled benefits and opportunities such as professional growth, education, fellowship and networking.
Who is eligible for PRSA membership?
Individuals who devote a substantial portion of time to the paid professional practice of public relations or to the teaching or administering of public relations courses in an accredited college or university are eligible for PRSA membership. Unemployed individuals are not eligible to apply. Applicants are required to pay an initiation fee of $65 and annual dues of $255. Local Chapter and Professional Interest Section fees are additional (full members pay $50; associate members pay $50; retired professionals pay $25).
How do I join PRSA?
To obtain a PRSA membership application, visit PRSA. You may apply online using a major credit card or download an application form and return, with payment, to PRSA national headquarters. (Checks should be made payable to "PRSA")
PRSA national headquarters will process your application. You will receive notification about the status of the application within 60 days.
When the local chapter receives confirmation from PRSA national headquarters, you will be added to the Charlotte chapter's mailing list so that you will receive meeting information and the local newsletter. In the interim, you are invited to attend the monthly meetings as a guest at a cost of $35. For meeting information, you can visit the website at www.prsacharlotte.org.
If you have questions as you complete the application, please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
, or you may also contact PRSA headquarters at 212-460-1400.